Today I’ll show you how to draw these snuggling / hugging cartoon elephants. They are so cute, one of them is even hugging one of the other elephant’s trunks. Maybe it is a mom and dad elephant with their baby elephant. Either way, you can learn how to draw these cute cartoon elephants by using letters, numbers, and simple shapes…specifically 3 letter ‘p’ shapes.
Learn How to Draw Cute Cartoon Elephants Hugging from Letter ‘P’ Shapes – Simple Steps Drawing Lesson for Beginners and Kids
Written-Out Step by Step Drawing Instructions
(Steps 1-3) Draw 3 letter ‘p’ shapes.
(Step 4) Start drawing the elephants’ ears by drawing some curved lines.
(Step 5) Draw a curved line for the first elephant’s ear. Draw 3 curved lines to start drawing elephant #1 and #2’s trunks.
(Step 6) Draw eyes on elephant #1 by drawing 2 circles to form a #8 shape. Draw a curved line for part of his trunk.
(Step 7) Draw wavy lines on the ears.
(Step 8) Draw curved lines on the ears. Draw a curved line below elephant #1’s trunk for elephant #2’s ear.
(Step 9) Draw a circle in each of the 1st elephant’s eyes. Draw sideways letter ‘c’ shapes for elephant #2 and #2’s eyes. Draw 2 curved lines.
(Step 10) Draw a wavy line on the 2nd elephant’s ear. Draw #3-like shapes on the 2 trunks. Draw a curved line as well.
(Step 11) Draw some curved lines.
(Step 12) Draw oval feet on elephant #3.
(Step 13) Draw some curved lines.
(Step 14) Draw some lines.
(Step 15) Draw a sideways letter ‘v’ shape for elephant #1’s tail. Draw some curved lines on his trunk. Draw a letter ‘j’ shape and 2 curved lines for elephant #3’s trunk.
(Step 16) Draw #3-like shapes for nails.
(Step 17) Erase some lines.
(Step 18) Color the elephants in any way that you want.